Director found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, though some suspect murder

September 5, 1932 Beverly Hills, California Paul Bern dies in an apparent suicide Bern was an acclaimed Hollywood director, screenwriter, and producer. He also had a live-in common-law wife, Dorothy Millette, before she was committed to a sanitarium for various mental and emotional illnesses. Bern later met actress Jean Harlow at a movie premiere in…

Today in Horror History: September 5

Birthdays: Michael Keaton (September 5, 1951), who starred in Beetlejuice (1988), White Noise (2005), and RoboCop (2014). Keaton in Beetlejuice Rose McGowan (September 5, 1973), who starred in Scream (1996), Devil in the Flesh (1998), Phantoms (1998), The Last Stop (2000), The Killing Yard (2001), “Charmed,” The Black Dahlia (2006), Death Proof (2007), Planet Terror…